amesh

Mapdl.amesh(na1='', na2='', ninc='', **kwargs)

Generates nodes and area elements within areas.

APDL Command: AMESH

Parameters
  • na1 – Mesh areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are meshed. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

  • na2 – Mesh areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are meshed. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

  • ninc – Mesh areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are meshed. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

Notes

Any undefined nodes required for the generated elements are created and assigned the lowest available numbers.

This command is also valid for rezoning.